Travel to Mali
The country in Africa where the official language is French and the currency West African CFA franc (XOF), this is Mali. The capital of the country is Bamako. Other cities which you can visit are Sikasso, Kalabancoro, Koutiala, Ségou, Kayes, Kati, Mopti, Niono.
While traveling around Mali make sure you try some of the best local food like Tiguadege Na, La Capitaine Sangha, Poulet Yassa, Alabadja, Couscous.
Mali doesn’t accept Euro or US dollar, so don’t forget to exchange your money for West African CFA franc (XOF).
Mali has a population of 20.25 million people, making it one of the top 100 most populated countries in the world.
The official language of Mali is French. However, the majority of people can speak one more language besides their native one; usually it is Arabic, English.
Mali is bordered by Mauritania, Algeria, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Niger, Ivory Coast, Senegal.
Mali has a desert climate. Summers are usually dry and hot, while winters are mild. If you are going to Mali in the summer, remember to take sunscreen, hat and sunglasses. Also, before going to Mali, we recommend you to learn about local traditions so you can pack appropriate clothes.